Pet Planet’s Christmas Charity Photo Session at Clearview Market in Red Deer

Fur Everywhere (and some piddles!) Charity Photos This past weekend, it was all about the dogs (oh, and one cat) at the 1st Annual Pet Planet Christmas Charity Photo Session. We had dogs of all sizes, all colours and all heights (check out the Great Dane!). One dog really stood out for me on this Continue reading

The Walsh’s Pregnancy Announcement Session at Heritage Ranch in Red Deer

Baby Announcement Excitement Two Will Soon Become Three Chanelle and Kevin contacted me to create a special announcement that would help them tell all their friends and family about their upcoming family addition. It was fall themed with 3 adorable pumpkins. They requested that I add their birth years onto the pumpkins and I think Continue reading

Baby Gunnar’s Newborn Photos in our Red Deer Studio

First Photoshoot Baby Gunnar Check out the hair on this little guy! Baby Gunnar was such a treat to photograph as although he was older, he was quite content to be swaddled and lay in my piles of fur! Even though I try to photograph a baby when they are between 7-12 days old, there Continue reading

The Mechefske’s Family Photos at Barrett Park in Red Deer

The More The Merrier Extended Family = More To Love I have the pleasure of working with two of the ladies in this family, and when they asked me to do some extended family photos for them, I was “over the moon” excited. On top of getting to spend time with their beautiful family, they Continue reading

Baby Sullivan’s Newborn Photos in Red Deer

New Beginnings Small Being, Big Love The best parts about photographing newborns include the newborn smell, the gentle demeanour, the needs that they have for us to keep them safe and warm, the little smiles they give off throughout their session, and who could forget, the wrinkles and pudgy faces! I always find it interesting Continue reading

The Pearson’s Family Photos at Coronation Park in Red Deer

Growing Family Bridge Over Waskasoo Creek This park is Red Deer’s most popular outdoor wedding location. The park was established in 1937 for King George VI Coronation and has lots of greenery, mature trees and a variety of different settings to photograph in. On this spring day, I met the Pearson family at this park Continue reading

The Jungle Farm’s Family Fall Festival & Mini Homegrown Market in Red Deer County.

Pumpkins Galore! Want to Hold a Pumpkin? Sometimes it’s difficult for a photographer to spend only 5-6 minutes with a family/child…they don’t know who I am, they don’t trust me, they are being thrust into a situation where mom/dad, grandma/grandpa are telling them to smile for the camera and be happy. There are tricks that Continue reading

The Lafontaine’s Family Photos at Coronation Park in Red Deer

Tiny Blessings Catch Me If You Can Photographing a child who is almost 2 years old, can go many different ways. But no matter how it goes, it’s always an adventure, sometimes makes me shake my head, always pushes me to think of new ways to distract them, requires strange noises to catch their attention Continue reading

The Wheeler’s Family Photos at Great Chief Park in Red Deer

The Love of Cousins   Fresh Air & Extended Family When family comes into town from another province or town, it’s fun to get everyone together and document that moment in time. That’s what happened for this session. We gathered everyone at Great Chief Park on a warm spring morning where people were starting to Continue reading

The Lambe’s Family Photos at the CP Railway Bridge in Red Deer

Outnumbered   Beautiful in Blue This mom is clearly outnumbered by all the boys in her family, but I have to say, it looks good on her! These three boys were so patient and easily went along with my crazy photo locations (braving overgrown grass areas with prickly plants, spider web filled bridge beams and Continue reading